11 days in Frankfurt, Belgium & Paris Itinerary

11 days in Frankfurt, Belgium & Paris Itinerary

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11 days in Frankfurt, Belgium & Paris Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru, India
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru, India

1
night
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Main-Taunus Zentrum, wander the streets of Wilhelmstrasse, and then admire the masterpieces at Städel. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Mathematikum, then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Mespelbrunn, and then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Johannisburg.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Frankfurt vacation trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Frankfurt is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Frankfurt due to the time zone difference. In May, Frankfurt is much colder than Bengaluru - with highs of 23°C and lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mathematikum, Schloss Johannisburg mit Schlossanlagen, Wilhelmstrasse, Main-Taunus Zentrum, Schloss Mespelbrunn
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Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Schloss Mespelbrunn ©
Schloss Mespelbrunn
Mathematikum ©
Mathematikum

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
You'll explore and learn at Groeninge Museum and Torture Museum Oude Steen. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Historic Centre of Brugge and Beguinage (Begijnhof). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, don't miss a visit to The Markt, and examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bruges itinerary maker.

Drive from Frankfurt to Bruges in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. While traveling from Frankfurt, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bruges, ranging from highs of 18°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Paris.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde ©
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
On the 27th (Sat), wander the streets of Trocadero, take a stroll through Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, then enjoy the sand and surf at Paris Plage, and finally step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, then step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Paris sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Bruges in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

3
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Grand Place and La Monnaie. Musical Instruments Museum and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Antwerp (GERETTI Jewellery & Diamonds & Peter Poussenier). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, don't miss a visit to Place St. Gery, and look for gifts at Délices & Caprices.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip generator.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Antwerp
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

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